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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast, across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

TOP STORIES & ARTICLES

A New Junior School Building for Radford College

Radford College was honoured to have Bishop Mark officially open the new Years 3 and 4 building, The Ridge, on Friday 7 June. The sun was shining, and the faces of the students...

Mothers’ Union Canberra & Goulburn Diocesan Overseas and Northern Outreach Day

Christine Brain travelled from Perth to be our preacher and guest speaker at Holy Cross Anglican Church, Hackett, where members of Mothers’ Union and friends gathered on 26 June...

St Alban’s Day Celebrations in Woden Parish

The Parish of St Alban the Martyr had a wonderful celebration weekend for our Feast Day on the 22nd and 23rd June. We were able to Welcome Bishop Mark and Monica to our Saturday...

Sharing a Meal; Sharing a Story

‘Don’t lock me up, I’m not a criminal;You know that I have done no wrong.I’m just a poor asylum seeker,Won’t you listen to my song.’These sad and haunting words were sung at an...

Celebrating 50 Years of Ministry

Christopher Simon and Ven Emeritus John Gibson were ordained as priests on 11 June 1969. The 50th Anniversary Celebration was held at St John’s, Reid, ACT where they were...

Blessing of the Truffle Dogs

The honorary priest-in-charge of the Mulwaree Mission District, Tom Frame, led the fifth annual ‘Blessing of the Truffle Dogs’ on Sunday 16 June as part of the Canberra district...

Seeing What Matters to God

Everybody needs good neighbours – don’t they?Monica and I have recently been through the process of deciding where to live in Canberra. We discovered all sorts of resources...

Opening of the 46th Parliament

This morning Bishop Mark preached at the ecumenical service to mark the opening of the 46th Parliament.You can read the sermon text here.

Burgmann Anglican School Supports the Pantry Appeal

Each year students across Burgmann Anglican School participate in a variety of ways to support Anglicare during their Winter Pantry Appeal by donating non-perishable items and...

40 Years of Anglican Renewal

As SOMA Australia (Sharing of Ministries Abroad) prepares to host celebrations in October 2019, Melbourne, Australia, for SOMA International’s 40 years of service and ministry,...

COMING EVENTS

Preaching the Proverbs

Further details to come at:https://canberrachristianconventions.org.au/requip/

Under Pressure: How the Gospel helps us handle the pressures of work

Under Pressure: How the Gospel helps us handle the pressures of workWhy do I feel so stressed about work?’ ‘Is life always going to feel this overwhelming and busy?’ ‘How can my...

8th International Conference on Ageing and Spirituality

The Colloquium for Ageing Perspectives and Spirituality (previously the Centre for Ageing and Pastoral Studies) at the Australian Centre for Christianity and Culture is excited...